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Golden Horn, Istanbul

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Serving as a commercial center for the past two millennia, Golden Horn occupies an estuary that separates the old city in the south from the more European north. Owing to its strategic location, the site witnessed a number of memorable historic occurrences and its sparkling beauty has been immortalized in paintings and poems throughout the centuries. Observe the ships and busy locals at this lively spot and walk along the bridge that connects the two sides. Take a break at one of the quaint cafes in the area. See Golden Horn and all Istanbul has to offer by arranging your trip with our Istanbul travel itinerary maker.
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  • I used to be really smelly, even feature a sea will lose level. But now environmental landscape and crap edits as well as prevention of arguments from the result of the Golden Horn sea befitting comes to a shape.
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  • At every hour and a half shield Üsküdar-boat/engine with a trip to the Golden Horn yet done so, you should do it as soon as possible. An enjoyable trip up at least Bosphorus tour.. There's a separate story of all suffered by Pier. Moreover, affordable navigation. A three-hour tour costs only £ 4.5 Golden Horn. If you like Feshane, Ayvansaray, Sütlüce, Balat and you can visit a few hours around, if you want to spend you can also visit Eyüp Sultan, Pierre Loti.
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  • The Golden Horn is a waterway in the heart of Istanbul. It provides a focus for the ancient heart of the city, when it was once a transit point between Europe, Asia and Africa. Ships from all over the...  more »